Trading Standards Officer

  • Location
    Bromley, Kent
  • Salary
    £32.36/Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Trading Standards & Consumer Protection
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    LBB4563

JOB TITLE: Trading Standards Officer
LOCATION: Bromley, London
PAY RATE: £25 per hour (PAYE) or £32.36 per hour (Umbrella)
DURATION: 3 months minimum
START DATE: ASAP
IR35 STATUS: Inside



OVERVIEW:


General responsibilities: Investigate criminal complaints; complete a range of business visits as directed; support other officers as directed.


Candidates should have a particular interest in internet and e-commerce investigations as the post holder will be tasked to investigate the scale of local detriment caused by the sale of unsafe/fake/illegal consumer goods via social media.



MAIN PURPOSE:


Enforcement of consumer protection legislation to ensure that consumers are protected against unscrupulous and unfair trading practices.


To promote and establish a structure of where both consumers and traders have availability to legal advice on all Trading Standards legislation.


Carry out functions of a Weights and Measures Inspector.



PROFESSIONAL & TECHNICAL EXPERTISE REQUIRED:


Hold the diploma in Trading Standards or equivalent.


Provide a high level of professional and technical advice to the Council.


Advise the Team Manager and Council on policy-making matters.


Act as a consultant to others in team on specialist matters through training and supervision.



FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT EMILY DAY on 07783160266 /











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Please apply with your CV to: Emily Day